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Suzuki Sidekick Engine Oil Leak From Front Crankshaft Seal

Suzuki Sidekick Problem
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Model Years Affected: 1990, 1991, 1992, 1993, 1994, 1995, 1996, 1997, 1998

Engine Affected: 1.6L 4 Cylinder

Average Mileage: 132,500 mi (130,000 mi - 135,000 mi)


An engine oil leak may develop from the front crankshaft seal due to hardening of the rubber seal. There is a revised seal and sleeve available to correct this concern. Our technicians tell us that changing the oil every 3000 miles may help prolong seal life.

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